Certificate of compliance

International Kidney Cancer Coalition

is in compliance with the HONcode

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4 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Nov 2019

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Date of initial review:

22 Jul 2015

Certificate validity:

valid until Nov 2019

Date of last visit:

26 Nov 2018
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The idea of IKCC was initiated at the end of 2009 by kidney cancer organisations from around the world. Those original organisations were:

(22 Oct 2018) - Link

This website is intended to add to, not replace, conversations between a patient and a physician, as the specific details and the patientís total health situation need to be considered in making the final decisions about treatment.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

All original medical content is reviewed by Dr. Rachel Giles, M.D., Ph.D., University of Utrecht, and other medical advisors.

(22 Oct 2018) - Link

Version 1.2017

(26 Nov 2018) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact IKCC

(22 Oct 2018) - Link

The International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC) requests funds from the healthcare industry on an equal and balanced basis according to our Code of Conduct for external funding.
For the calendar year 2018 our sustaining partners were:
Merck MSD
Grants and designated project funding have been received from each of the following companies:
Astra Zeneca

(22 Oct 2018) - Link

Our website does not host any form of advertisement.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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